* Wow. "I have been trying to explain for some time now that the world needs a new model of human organization if it is to survive. The current one is failing badly."
* "It's time to stop calling countries like Brazil and China 'developing'."
* Another spin on how the price of oil may crash the global economy.
* China notes it's running out of rare earth materials.
* LZ Granderson reveals the secret gay agenda.
* More states look to close their supermax prisons.
* A failed newspaper is a blow to democracy.
* A giant mystery lurks beneath the Baltic Sea.